Ziller Valley, the best one in Tyrol
The Ziller valley represents a southern side valley of the Zillertal in the Austrian province of Tyrol and is connected to the Tuxer Alps by the Tuxer Joch. Well-known towns in the Ziller valley include Mayrhofen, Fügen, Zell am Ziller and Kaltenbach. The Ziller valley is an extremely popular region among tourists, with winter tourism being the clear focus of the tourism industry.
As soon as you enter the Ziller valley, for example through the city of Fügen, you will find the Spieljoch, an unbelievably exciting adventure mountain, which offers, among other things, the new Spieljochbahn, a magnificent gondola. If you cover another 8 kilometers on the main road, you will find the Hochzillertal, which is connected with Hochfügen. This is an excellent area for skiing. Only 5 kilometers later you will find the epic Zillertal Arena, the largest ski area in Austria. It is connected to Gerlos and Königsleiten, which basically already belongs to Salzburg. In the most popular town of the Ziller valley, Mayrhofen, the mountains Ahorn and Penken can be discovered, whereby the latter is connected with the Rastkogel and the Eggalm. At the end of the Zillertal you will reach the glacier, which is open 365 days a year. What more could you ask for?
All ski resorts in the Ziller valley also boast outstanding gondolas as well as great chair lifts with heated seats and excellent connections. The most modern technology is used everywhere in the Ziller valley.
Another great aspect of the Ziller valley: any ski resort can be visited with a single ski pass. So which means that every day you can just choose which ski areas you want to explore today. And you don’t need a car because the ski resorts are perfectly connected. You can reach them by bus or train, at no additional cost.
There are also many different accommodation options available. So such as different holiday apartments, which can be traditional Tyrolean houses, modern luxury villas or country houses and cabins in the mountains. Many of them blend the elements of modern architecture with the beauty of nature in a wonderful way.
Of course, in the valley, you will also find unbelievably great hotel accommodation, such as 3-, 4- or even 5-star hotels, all of which are of excellent quality. Also worth mentioning are the smaller hotels right on the slopes, which can also be a great experience.
In the last 10 years, the gastronomy of the Ziller valley has also developed excellently, as many different ideas of new chefs in the area ensure that the highest quality, variation, and tasty enjoyment can be expected. Also traditional dishes, which are often offered in the Ziller valley. So celebrate the traditions of Austria and give tourists an excellent impression of the local cuisine. Whether Italian cuisine, steakhouse, vegan dishes or high cuisine – the Ziller valley offers you a wide range of alternatives.
However, the Ziller valley is also known for fantastic parties, and the après-ski huts, in particular, are extremely popular. Enjoy the great afternoon and evening parties that last until late in the morning. Après-ski huts can be found in the valley and in the middle of any ski area.
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Finally, the inhabitants of the Ziller valley, in particular, are a convincing reason to visit the area. Not only are they incredibly friendly. Also they are also excellent hosts and love the Ziller valley itself, which is why they also want to offer tourists a great experience. Therefore, it is not surprising that every single one of them, be they businessmen or workers, make sure that the Ziller valley represents the best holiday resort in Austria.
Of course, we hope that we will soon be able to also welcome you to the beautiful Valley. With our hospitality, we will make sure that your visit will be one of the most beautiful experiences of your life!